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Jul 20, 2012 8:00pm PDT
used every trick in the book. gwen: and republicans make the case that the president is out of touch. >> i wish this president would learn how to be an american. gwen: meanwhile, the u.s. and the u.n. work to force syrian president assad from power, as the civil wars there build. covering the week, pierre thomas of abc news, karen tumulty of "the washington post," jeff zeleny of "the new york times" and doyle doyle of the mcmanus of "the los angeles times." >> covering history as it happens, live from our nation's capital, this is "washington week" with gwen ifill, produced in association with "national journal." corporate funding for "washington week" is provided by -- >> this rock has never stood still. since 1875 we've been there for our clients through good times and bad. when their needs changed, we were there to meet them. through the years from insurance to invest management, from real estate to retirement solutions, we've developed new ideas for the financial challenges ahead. this rock has never stood still. and that's one thing that will never change. prudential. >> one lin
PBS
Jul 13, 2012 8:00pm PDT
us with job-killing tax cuts, the c.b.o. came out with a report that said effective tax rates have fallen to a 30-year low under obama, surprisingly. a lot of that was the economy. and people losing income and falling into a lower tax bracket. but people forget. the stem luss did in fact cut taxes -- the stimulus did in fact cut taxes. and what you saw happened on the bush tax cuts, it was really interesting. because in 2010, they didn't want to have this fight. they did not want to talk about raising taxes on the wealthy. even on the wealthy before the 2010 election. they were nervous about it. but this year, they seemed to feel like they got two thirds of the people -- two thirds of america say they want to see the middle class tax cuts extended. people do not want to see tax cuts for the rich extended. and they have decided that they got a winning message and they're going to lean into it this time. gwen: there's another piece, i'll stay with you on this. because this also happened on capitol hill which is the health care piece of this. in which the members of congress cam up an
PBS
Jul 27, 2012 8:00pm PDT
obama didn't understand the anglo-saxon heritage and the relationship between u.s. and the britains. which they deny there is any advisor who did it but it started to set a tone and he did an interview with brian williams in which he made the comments about the olympics and by the next day he was called out by the prime minister, david cameron, who basically said, you know, it's sometimes difficult to set up the games in a big city. it's a lot easier when you do it in the middle of nowhere which seemed to be a reference to salt lake city in 2002. gwen: and insulting the governor of utah at the same time. >> the mayor of london and cameron are conservative party members and used him as a punch line. the british press was very, very tough on them which is the way the british press is. so this was supposed to be the easy part of the trip. he's going to three countries. london was supposed to be the easy part and instead it turned out very, very badly. gwen: israel and poland the other two countries. what did he think he was doing here? did he think he was just grinning and showing up a
PBS
Jul 6, 2012 8:00pm PDT
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Search Results 0 to 23 of about 24 (some duplicates have been removed)